We are seeking a Ophthalmic Photographer. The Ophthalmic Photographer provides clinical and research related diagnostic medical images that are used by ophthalmic personnel in managing patients with various ocular conditions. This position uses multiple camera/imaging systems to capture the required data and, cross trains to support physicians in clinic for patient workups and diagnostic testing.
Specific Duties & Responsibilities
Color retinal fundus photography.
Retinal fluorescein angiography.
Slit lamp photography.
Intravenous injection of sodium fluorescein and Indocyanine Green dyes.
Ocular Coherence Tomography (OCT).
Ocular Coherence Tomography Angiography (OCT-A).
Works in external clinics and operating rooms as needed.
Works independently at Wilmer satellite locations.
Undergoes cross training in visual neurophysiology as well as ophthalmic echography.
Provides front desk coverage when needed.
Uses specular microscopy.
Manages digital images and files, i.e., burning CD's, electronic transfer, etc.
Maintains CPR certification.
Participates in research related investigative studies requiring protocol specific imaging.
Acquires and maintains photographic certifications from various ophthalmic reading centers participating in clinical research.
High School diploma or equivalent work experience.
Prior experience with imaging or providing technician support in a clinical office setting.
Proven advanced computer skills.
Prior experience in a clinical ophthalmology setting preferred but not required.
Classified Title: Ophthalmic Photographer Role/Level/Range: ACRO40/E/02/CE Starting Salary Range: $19.75 - $26.50/hr (Commensurate with experience) Employee group: Full Time Schedule: Monday - Friday, 8:00AM - 4:30PM Exempt Status: Non-Exempt Location: School of Medicine Campus Department name: SOM Ophthalmology Retina Service Personnel area: School of Medicine
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